In the event where the building is exposed to lightning strike (and without lightning protection installed) human lives are at stake as well as all the PCs and existing electronics facing the high risk of damage.
Therefore every management has to include in their risk management to invest in a lightning protection. Lightning can strike anywhere however having said that... there are of course common lightning strike zones and this
In a proper corporate risk management, the leaders have to determine potential for equipment damage or perhaps possible destruction and personnel injury or death from a lightning strike.
There is no question about it that recovery or restoration cost can be tremendously high should such situation arise.
That includes dwaible PCs, servers and virtually all essential electronics systems in the premises may and would not function
as per their original specs anymore.